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6 min ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Pacheco's error sends Diamondbacks to 1-0 loss

Wade Miley gave Arizona a chance by repeatedly working out of trouble. Third baseman Jordan Pacheco threw it all away in the ninth.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, Wade Miley, Anthony Rendon, Wilson Ramos, Ryan Zimmerman

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Major League Baseball

10-game winning streak ties Nationals record

Their latest walk-off win, 1-0 over the D-backs on Thursday, capped a four-game sweep at Nationals Park and gave the club 10 straight victories.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Montreal Expos, Scott Hairston

Federal Baseball

Nationals walk off again, 1-0 over D-Backs on walk-off error, SWEEP! 10 straight wins

The Washington Nationals and Arizona Diamondbacks went into bottom of the ninth inning at 0-0 with Gio Gonzalez and Wade Miley battling on the mound before the Nats won it on another walk-off, this time a walk-off error!! 10 straight wins.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Danny Espinosa, Wade Miley, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball, Anthony Rendon

The Washington Post

LaRochea s timely shift

Any nine-game winning streak, especially one that includes four walk-off victories in five games, is built on plays that sneak by unnoticed.

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Related Topix: Sports, Drew Storen, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, World News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Washington Nationals

Williams eyeing September for Zim

Nationals manager Matt Williams said Wednesday that his gut feeling for the return of injured third baseman Ryan Zimmerman is "sometime in September."

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Ryan Zimmerman, Anthony Rendon, Ian Desmond, Major League Baseball

The Arizona Republic

: Cahill, Diamondbacks take on Roark, Nationals

Noteworthy: Cahill had another good start on Friday against the Marlins, giving up two runs in 6 2/3 innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Bryce Harper, Tanner Roark, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Ian Desmond

The Arizona Republic

La Russa: Report of Gibson return premature

La Russa said through a club spokesman that a report indicating the team was planning to retain manager Kirk Gibson was inaccurate.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, Miguel Montero, Brad Ziegler, Anthony Rendon, Bryce Harper

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Washington Nationals

Great eight: Nats cruise past D-backs

The Nationals continue to stay hot as they won their eighth consecutive game and pounded the D-backs, 8-1, at Nationals Park on Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Jayson Werth, Ian Desmond, Anthony Rendon

FakeTeams

DFS: Top FanDuel Plays For Tuesday August 19th

Stephen Strasburg , Washington Nationals , $9,700 - A lot of decent pitching options tonight, but it is hard to fade Strasburg at home against the Diamondbacks .

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Evan Gattis, Francisco Liriano, Howie Kendrick

CBS Local

Schwei's Mets Notebook: The Mets Can't Hit, No Days Rest And More

The New York Mets ended their homestand with a whimper, dropping the final two games of their four-game set with the Chicago Cubs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Stephen Strasburg

WTOP-FM Washington

Adam LaRoche finalist for Bob Feller Act of Valor Award

Adam LaRoche is the steady, sure-handed first baseman for the Nationals. The soft spoken slugger is always sure to mention his teammates over his personal stats, as he did last night after slugging the first game-ending homer of his career.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Cleveland Indians, Major League Baseball, Brad Ziegler, Jonathan Lucroy, Charlie Morton, Dustin Pedroia

MSNBC

And That Happened: Monday's scores and highlights

Nationals 5, Diamondbacks 4 : That Nationals have won seven in a row, with the last three being of the walkoff variety.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Didi Gregorius, Tyler Clippard, Kyle Hendricks, Albert Pujols

Ananova

MLB: No stopping the Nationals

Adam LaRoche's 11th inning home run saw the Washington Nationals extend their winning streak to seven games with a 5-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, National League Central, Andrelton Simmons, American League West, American League

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bellingham Herald

LaRoche homer lifts Nats over DBacks 5-4 in 11

LaRoche sent a 3-1 pitch from Will Harris off the wall in the back of the Nationals bullpen and was mobbed by his teammates at home plate.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Stephen Strasburg, Craig Stammen, Jordan Zimmermann, Wilson Ramos, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball

Bradenton.com

Recap: Washington vs. Arizona

Adam LaRoche hit a two-out walk-off home run in the bottom of the 11th to give the Washington Nationals a 5-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first installment of a four-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Stammen, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Anthony Rendon, Jayson Werth

The Washington Post

Nationals win (another) wild one

Make it three walk-off wins in as many nights for the Washington Nationals - and seven straight victories overall.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Stammen, Jordan Zimmermann, Wilson Ramos, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Vidal Nuno

Washington Nationals

No timetable for Zimmerman's return

It's been almost a month since Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman suffered a Grade 3 hamstring strain, and the only thing he has done since that time is work out on an underwater treadmill.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Zimmerman, Baseball Players, Danny Espinosa, Anthony Rendon, Nate Schierholtz, Major League Baseball

The Washington Post

Matt Williams backs Rafael Soriano during rough stretch

After a fantastic first half of the season, Rafael Soriano hasn't been the same in the second half.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Starling Marte, Ian Desmond, US Politics, US News

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pirates swept by Washington Nationals, 6-5

The Washington Nationals walked off against the Pirates again, this time with a 6-5 victory in 11 innings at Nationals Park Sunday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Jayson Werth, Brandon Cumpton, Starling Marte

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Nationals outlast reeling Pirates in 11 innings

Jayson Werth smoked a double off the wall in left field, out of reach of Michael Martinez, against Brandon Cumpton to lead off the bottom of the 11th.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Jayson Werth, Brandon Cumpton, Starling Marte, Jordy Mercer

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